Inhalants Research Report

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  2. Bowen, S.E.; Daniel, J.; and Balster, R.L. Deaths associated with inhalant abuse in Virginia from 1987 to 1996. Drug Alcohol Depend 53(3):239-245, 1999.
  3. Bowen, S.E.; Wiley, J.L.; Evans, E.B.; Tokarz, M.E.; and Balster, R.L. Functional observational battery comparing effects of ethanol, 1,1,1-trichloroethane, ether, and flurothyl. Neurotoxicol Teratol 18(5):577-585, 1996.
  4. Fung, H.L., and Tran, D.C. Effects of inhalant nitrites on VEGF expression: A feasible link to Kaposi's sarcoma? J Neuroimmune Pharmacol 1(3):317-322, 2006.
  5. Hall, M.T.; Edwards, J.D.; and Howard, M.O. Accidental deaths due to inhalant misuse in North Carolina: 2000-2008. Subst Use Misuse 45(9):1330-1339, 2010.
  6. Institute for Social Research. Monitoring the Future, 2011 (Study Results). Ann Arbor, MI: University of Michigan, 2012. Data retrieved 7/19/2012 from
  7. Jarosz, P.A.; Fata, E.; Bowen, S.E.; Jen, K.L.; and Coscina, D.V. Effects of abuse pattern of gestational toluene exposure on metabolism, feeding and body composition. Physiol Behav 93(4-5):984-993, 2008.
  8. Jones, H.E., and Balster, R.L. Inhalant abuse in pregnancy. Obstet Gynecol Clin North Am 25(1):153-167, 1998.
  9. Lubman, D.I.; Yücel, M.; and Lawrence, A.J. Inhalant abuse among adolescents: Neurobiological considerations. Br J Pharmacol 154(2):316-326, 2008.
  10. Marsolek, M.R.; White, N.C.; and Litovitz, T.L. Inhalant abuse: Monitoring trends by using poison control data, 1993-2008. Pediatrics 125(5):906-913, 2010.
  11. Maxwell, J.C. Deaths related to the inhalation of volatile substances in Texas: 1988- 1998. Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 27(4):689-697, 2001.
  12. Mimiaga, M.J.; Reisner, S.L.; Vanderwarker, R.; Gaucher, M.J.; O'Connor, C.A.; Medeiros, M.S.; and Safren, S.A. Polysubstance use and HIV/STD risk behavior among Massachusetts men who have sex with men accessing Department of Public Health mobile van services: Implications for intervention development. AIDS Patient Care STDS 22(9):745-751, 2008.
  13. Pisetsky, E.M.; Chao, Y.M.; Dierker, L.C.; May, A.M.; and Striegel-Moore, R.H. Disordered eating and substance use in high-school students: Results from the Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System. Int. J Eat Disord 41(5):464- 470, 2008.
  14. Riegel, A.C.; Zapata, A.; Shippenberg, T.S.; and French, E.D. The abused inhalant toluene increases dopamine release in the nucleus accumbens by directly stimulating ventral tegmental area neurons. Neuropsychopharmacology 32(7):1558-1569, 2007.
  15. Sakai, J.T.; Hall, S.K.; Mikulich-Gilbertson, S.K.; and Crowley, T.J. Inhalant use, abuse, and dependence among adolescent patients: Commonly comorbid problems. J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 43(9):1080-1088, 2004.
  16. Schepis, T.S., and Krishnan-Sarin, S. Characterizing adolescent prescription misusers: A population-based study. J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 47(7):745-754, 2008.
  17. Sharp, C.W., and Rosenberg, N. Inhalant-related disorders. In: Tasman, A., Kay, J., and Lieberman, J.A., eds. Psychiatry, Vol. 1. Philadelphia, PA: W.B. Saunders, 1997. pp. 835-852.
  18. Sharp, C.W., and Rosenberg, N.L. Inhalants. In: J.H. Lowinson, P. Ruiz, R.B. Millman, and J.G. Langrod (eds.), Substance Abuse: A Comprehensive Textbook (3d. ed.). Baltimore: Williams and Wilkins, pp. 246-264, 1996.
  19. Soderberg, L.S. Increased tumor growth in mice exposed to inhaled isobutyl nitrite. Toxicol Lett 104(1-2):35-41, 1999.
  20. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Office of Applied Studies. Results from the 2008 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings. DHHS Pub. No. SMA 09-4434, Rockville, MD: SAMHSA, 2009.
  21. Weintraub, E.; Gandhi, D.; and Robinson, C. Medical complications due to mothball abuse. South Med J 93(4):427-429, 2000.
  22. Woody, G.E.; Donnell, D.; Seage, G.R.; et al. Noninjection substance use correlates with risky sex among men having sex with men: Data from HIV/NET. Drug Alcohol Depend 53(3):197-205, 1999.
  23. Wu, L.T.; Howard, M.O.; and Pilowsky, D.J. Substance use disorders among inhalant users: Results from the National Epidemiologic Survey on alcohol and related conditions. Addict Behav 33(7):968-973, 2008.